In this course students will study some of the major crimes that have been made subject to international investigation and enforcement; principally, war crimes, crimes against humanity, terrorism, and state-sponsored crime. Students will gain a thorough knowledge of the ongoing challenges facing the International Criminal Court and domestic courts in North America, Europe and Asia in the investigation, prosecution and punishment of international and transnational crimes.


LAW 101, LAW 110 and LAW 210, OR 45 credits of 100-level or higher coursework

Course Notes

LAW 466 is an approved Self and Society course for Cap Core requirements.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).


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